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    • FROM THE KMTS NEWSROOM… (02/08/2011) Glenwood Springs–A semi-tractor trailer crashed last night near the Shoshone Power plant and closed both directions of I-70 for over six hours. The driver suffered minor injuries and was cited for driving too fast for the conditions. Glenwood Springs–Energy company, Antero Resources agreed to remove 10 acre well spacing from it's future drilling plans in western Garfield County. ...
    • FROM THE KMTS NEWSROOM… (02/04/2011) Glenwood Springs—The Glenwood Springs Chamber Resort Association is going to have some competition next year. Last night, the Glenwood Springs City Council voted unanimously to put the 2012 tourism marketing contract up for bid. The council decided to follow the direction of the newly-formed tourism board. Glenwood Springs—Western Slope Congressman Scott Tipton ...
    • FROM THE KMTS NEWSROOM… (02/03/2011) The Glenwood Springs, Burning Mountain and Rifle fire departments could one day consolidate services in the valley. The Glenwood Springs City Council will talk about taking part in a feasibility study during tonight's meeting. Tourism promotion and the community garden are also on the agenda. The ...
    • FROM THE KMTS NEWSROOM… (01/28/2011) IT'S STILL IN THE EARLY PLANNING STAGES, BUT TOWN OFFICIALS IN SILT ARE MOVING FORWARD WITH PLANS TO ONE DAY BUILD A NEW RETAIL CENTER THAT WILL INCLUDE A GROCERY STORE. NATURAL GAS DRILLING MAY ONE DAY TAKE PLACE AT COAL RIDGE HIGH SCHOOL. ANTERO RESOURCES HAS COME TO A LEASE AGREEMENT ...
    • FROM THE KMTS NEWSROOM… (01/27/2011) BOB YOUNG, BIZ HALL OF FAME ALPINE BANK FOUNDER BOB YOUNG WILL BE INDUCTED TONIGHT INTO THE COLORADO BUSINESS HALL OF FAME. YOUNG OPENED THE FIRST ALPINE BANK IN CARBONDALE IN 1973 AND SINCE THEN, AT LEAST DOZEN MORE BRANCHES SPROUTED UP ACROSS THE WESTERN SLOPE. YOUNG SAYS HIS BUSINESS PHILOSOPHY IS CENTERED ...
    • FROM THE KMTS NEWSROOM… (01/25/2011) O and G Meeting Postponed A hearing with state officials on oil and gas drilling disputes between Antero Resources and concerned citizens has been postponed from February 22nd to April 4th. The Garfield County Board of Commissioners unanimously agreed to the extension during a special meeting Monday. Free Breakfasts No more free breakfasts fro needy kids in Colorado…state lawmakers are ...
    • FROM THE KMTS NEWSROOM… (01/24/2011) DENVER (AP) – A New York firm has won an international contest to design a highway wildlife crossing near Vail. The winning design, announced Sunday, is for a broad overpass covered by trees, shrubs and grasses to blend in with the landscape on either side of Interstate 70. It's aimed ...
    • FROM THE KMTS NEWSROOM… (01/21/2011) THE HIGHWAY 82 CORRIDOR OPTIMIZATION PLAN WAS ENDORSED BY THE GLENWOOD SPRINGS CITY COUNCIL LAST NIGHT. THE PLAN, WHICH FEATURES 10 ALTERNATIVES, WILL BE SENT ON TO THE STATE TRANSPORTATION COMMISSION. ASPEN/PITKIN COUNTY AIRPORT DIRECTOR JIM ELWOOD MAY BE HEADED TO THE GREAT NORTHWEST. ELWOOD IS ONE OF THREE FINALISTS FOR ...
    • FROM THE KMTS NEWSROOM… (01/19/2011) H1N1 INFLUENZA CLAIMED THE LIFE OF 17 YEAR OLD RIFLE HIGH SCHOOL JUNIOR AUSTIN BOOTH MONDAY. THE HEALTHY STUDENT-ATHLETE WAS FLOWN TO SAINT MARY'S HOSPITAL LAST WEEK WITH SEVERE FLU SYMPTOMS. MONDAY AFTERNOON, WHEN WORD SPREAD THAT BOOTH HAD DIED, COUNSELORS WERE MADE AVAILABLE AT RIFLE ...
    • FROM THE KMTS NEWSROOM… (01/18/2011) SOLAR PANELS STOLEN KEEP AN EYE ON YOUR SOLAR PANELS. THIEVES APPARENTLY ARE GOING AFTER THEM AGAIN. THE GARFIELD COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE REPORTS SEVERAL SOLAR PANELS WERE STOLEN FROM CARBONDALE A FEW DAYS AGO. THE CASE IS UNDER INVESTIGATION. LAST SUMMER AND FALL, THOUSANDS OF ...

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